J20: The birth of a movement

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Over a quarter of a million people poured on to the streets of London and Glasgow for the vibrant and angry People’s Assembly ‘End Austerity’ demonstrations on Saturday. Six weeks after the election of a Tory government, people from every …

Congress 2013 Report Back

Delegates vote for national campaigns over education and pay.

UCU’s Annual Congress last week saw lively debates, a mood among delegates to build resistance to austerity and cuts, and a range of policies adopted which can ensure the union mobilises

Union finance debate on the National Executive

General Secretary, supported by the ‘Independent Broad Left’, calls for up to 27% cut in costs from UCU staffing, and an end to Annual National Congress and Conferences

On Friday 25th January, after the General Secretary had publicised the …